Investor FAQs

What are Monsanto's corporate headquarters address and telephone number?
Monsanto Company
800 North Lindbergh Boulevard
St. Louis, Missouri 63167
Telephone: 1-314-694-1000

When is the company's year end?
August 31

What is Monsanto's Stock Ticker and what exchange is Monsanto traded on?
Monsanto’s stock trades under the ticker symbol “MON” on the New York Stock Exchange.

Who do I contact if I didn’t receive my proxy materials?
You can contact our transfer agent, Computershare:
P.O. Box 30170
College Station, TX  77842-3170
888-725-9529 (toll free within the United States or Canada)
201-329-8660 (outside the United States or Canada)
201-329-8354 (for the hearing impaired)

Shareholder website:
http://www.computershare.com/investor

Shareholder online inquiries:
https://www-us.computershare.com/investor/Contact

If you held Pharmacia shares (formerly Monsanto) which in turn have become Pfizer shares, click for contact information on declarations, record and payment dates.

Cost Basis Questions

What is the cost basis for Pharmacia's spinoff of Monsanto?
93.9% of the cost is allocated to post-spin Pharmacia shares, while 6.1% is Allocated to Monsanto shares. For documentation on how to calculate the cost basis, click here.

What is the cost basis for the spinoff of Solutia, "old" Monsanto's former chemical business?
This transaction occurred prior to the merger of "old" Monsanto with Pharmacia & Upjohn, now called Pharmacia Corporation. 91.45% of the cost is allocated to "old" Monsanto, now Pharmacia (www.pharmacia.com), while 8.55% is allocated to Solutia (www.solutia.com) shares. For documentation on how to calculate the cost basis, click here.


I had stock in Delta and Pine Land and did not tender my shares, but would like to now. I tendered my shares of Delta and Pine Land, but have not received payment yet. Who can I talk with about receiving payment for my Delta and Pine Land shares?
Please call Computershare at 1-800-546-5141.

I had stock in DEKALB and did not tender my shares, but would like to now. I tendered my shares of DEKALB, but have not received payment yet. Who can I talk with about receiving payment for my DEKALB shares?
Please call First Chicago Trust Co. at 888-756-1854.

Where can I find more information about Monsanto's two-for-one stock split announced in June 2006?
The company's two-for-one stock split announcement was discussed in a June 27, 2006 press release.

For your convenience we have also compiled information on frequently asked questions related to the stock split

If, for any reason, your question is not addressed with this information, please feel free to contact our transfer agent, Computershare, or the company's Investor Relations team. Contact information for both parties is listed below:

Monsanto's Transfer Agent:
Computershare
P.O. Box 30170
College Station, TX  77842-3170
888-725-9529 (toll free within the United States or Canada)
201-329-8660 (outside the United States or Canada)
201-329-8354 (for the hearing impaired)

Shareholder website:
http://www.computershare.com/investor

Shareholder online inquiries:
https://www-us.computershare.com/investor/Contact

Investor Relations
Monsanto Company
800 N. Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, Missouri 63167
314-694-1000

How many employees does Monsanto have?
Monsanto has approximately 22,000 regular employees around the world.

Can I buy stock directly from Monsanto?
Monsanto does not offer direct investment at this time.

Does Monsanto have a Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)?
A DRIP is offered through Computershare. Please contact Computershare at one of the following telephone numbers: 888-725-9529 (toll free within the United States or Canada) (201) 329-8660 (outside the United States or Canada) (201) 329-8354(for the hearing impaired)

Who do I contact for maintenance of my shares (i.e. lost certificates, transfer of ownership, moving to a new address)?
Please contact Computershare at one of the following telephone numbers: 888-725-9529 (toll free within the United States or Canada) (201) 329-8660 (outside the United States or Canada) (201) 329-8354(for the hearing impaired)

Who is your independent auditor?
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Where can I find Investor Contacts?
Investor Contacts

Where can I find Analyst Coverage?
Analyst Coverage